St. Petersburg, FL (December 13, 2019) – On the morning of December 12th, three people were injured in a car accident that took place on FL-686 in Clearwater.
The crash took place around 10:58 a.m. at the intersection with 28th Street. At the time, a 39-year-old man was driving a Chevy Cruze when he ran a red light at the intersection, striking a Jeep Wrangler driven by a 65-year-old woman.
The Jeep rotated and eventually overturned onto the driver’s side, where it came to a rest. The Chevy also rotated and struck a Toyota Corolla that a 37-year-old man was driving.
The three drivers were seriously injured in the accident.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.
Car Accidents in Florida
In 2017, over 400,000 car accidents took place on Florida roads, with over half of these leading to injuries in the parties involved. Accidents that take place at intersections tend to lead to catastrophic damages, especially when multiple vehicles are involved. When drivers fail to abide by the rules of the road, accidents take place in the blink of an eye. It is imperative to speak with a Florida car accident attorney immediately following one of these accidents.
At Catania & Catania, our skilled attorneys have assisted many victims after they have been harmed in a life-changing accident. We work compassionately to help victims obtain compensation for aspects like lost wages, medical bills, pain and suffering, surgery costs, and more. If you have been injured by the fault of another party, please contact our accident attorneys at (813) 544-7096.
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